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Laurent Blanc isn’t racist and gets to keep his job

Noir or Blanc – it don’t matter


Well, we got that wrong didn’t we? Last week The Spoiler said that Laurent Blanc was as good as sacked as France boss following comments he made in a private meeting that were subsequently made non-private.

Since then though, French Sports minister, [...]

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Blanc looks to be out on his arse after French racism row

Laurent Blanc – not Noir


If there was one thing that helped stop thousands of English football fans throwing themselves in front of buses or drinking even more than usual last summer it was this thought – at least England’s World Cup wasn’t as bad as France’s.

It was [...]

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Video: Manchester United’s newest signing in action

Gabriel Obertan is already the subject of YouTube compilations

Manchester United today confirmed the signing of Bordeaux winger Gabriel Obertan for £3 million – 3.75% of the Cristiano Ronaldo funded transfer kitty.

The 20-year-old was named MVP [...]

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Video: Yoann Gourcuff’s Moment of Zidane

Bordeaux youngster owns Jon Obi Mikel

Our personal highlight from Bordeaux’s 1-1 draw against Chelsea last night. Not the tightest Zidane turn you’ll ever see, but it’ll do for [...]

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